“Defregger Images”

Catalog No. 699

Pittery or stoneware, relief, 2.5L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Tanze, liebe, trinke, singe,
denn das sind vier schöne Dinge.”

(Dance, love, drink, sing,
because those are four beautiful things.)

Franz Defregger (1835-1921) was a Munich artist and professor whose depictions of Tyrolean life have come to symbolize the genre and are often seen on beer steins. The central image is taken from an 1876 painting entitled “Der Zitherspieler” (The Zither Player).

See also Nos. 1589 and 1789.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $150-$225
Ltd-color: $125-$175

 
     
DB 699
DB 699

 
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